Afternoon Tea Banquets

Make your Bridal or Baby Shower a hit with our Afternoon Tea social. Enjoy socializing and sipping in our River view dining room or on our glass walled balcony perched above the magnificent Connecticut River.

Enjoy classic English Tea sandwiches, scones and mini desserts. Sip great organic teas from around the world. Maybe even a glass of champagne or a mint julep. Ask about our house, tea infused cocktails also served in teapots Tea served in eclectic china pots, cups & saucers.

$29 per person plus 6.35% Connecticut Sales Tax and 20% Service Fee

Alcoholic Beverages Additional Charge

Minimum 35 Guests

Children’s Menu Available

Enjoy a pampered afternoon overlooking “the bend” on the Connecticut River. Sample teas, sip cocktails & Champagne and dine on finger sandwiches, quiches, scones and desserts.

$28 per person plus tax & tip

Minimum 35 Guests

Sandwich Selection (Pick 4):

  •  Smoked Salmon on Brown Bread with Herb Cream Cheese
  • Egg Salad on White Bread with Mayonnaise
  • Cucumber & Herbed Cream on Brown Bread with Watercress, Tomato, and Bacon
  • Camembert & Prosciutto Tartines
  • Wild Alaska Tuna Salad
  • Indian Chicken Salad on Buttermilk Naan
  • Tenderloin & Blue Cheese with Horseradish Dressing
  • Lemony Chicken & Prawn
  • Wasabi Tuna Crudo & Seaweed
  • Tofu Curry Mayo
  • Avocado Egg Salad
  • Trout Salad
  • Crab Salad
  • Classic BLT
  • Maine Lobster Salad ($5 Additional)

Mini Quiche of the Day (Pick 1):

  • Ham & Leek
  • Organic Eggs & Bacon
  • Vegan Gluten Free Shells with Tofu, Turmeric, and Fresh Vegetable, Coconut, or Almond Milk
  • Vegetarian Quiche in Sunflower Seed filled shell filled with Coconut Milks, Herbs, and Fresh Vegetables
  • Cauliflower
  • Quiche Lorraine
  • Caramelized Onion Butternut Squash
  • Spinach & Feta

Scones, Crumpets, Bisquits:

  • Chef’s Assortment of Scones & Biscuits with Jams & Jellies
  • Add Hot Crumpets topped with Pecans, Melted Butter, and Raw Sugar or Clotted Cream ($3 Additional)
  • Add Mike’s Hot Honey or Wild Honey Comb ($3 Additional)
  • Add Italian Biscotti ($3 Additional)

Dessert – Chef’s Selection:

  • Petite Fours
  • Mini Cherry, Apple, Pumpkin Pies
  • Chocolate Cups
  • Mini Cannolis, Cupcakes, Cheesecakes

Intermezzo:

  • Meyer Lemon infused Mineral Water

Tea Pots of your choice:

One pot per 2 people. Choice of 4. 
  • Additonal Pots $8 each

Sundays from 11AM until 2PM. Reservations Required.

$25 plus tax and tip. 

Includes a selection of:

  • Hot & Iced Teas – Herbals, Organics, International
  • Scones with Jams & Cream
  • Assorted Finger Sandwiches
  • Mini Quiche of the Day
  • Assorted Petite Desserts
  • Pot of Tea of your choice (1 pot per 2 people)
  • Served in classic eclectic tea pots & cups

A La Carte Brunch Menu ($18):

  • Lobster Eggs Benedict
  • Hungry Person Platter
  • Quiche of the Day
  • Salad
  • Eggs Benedict
  • Hangover Flatbread – Scrambled Eggs, Creme Fraiche, Arugala, Fresh Herbs
  • Chef’s Specials

Carafes of Bloody Mary or Mimosa – $15

Try our Liquor Infused Tea Pots

  • Chinese Gunpowder Tea & Scotch
  • Earl Grey & Bourbon
  • Chai Tea & Irish Cream
  • Black Tea & Bomba Rum
  • Mint Tea & Traverse City Cherry Whiskey
  • Tumeric Green Tea & Hendricks Gin

Deviled Egg Platter of the Day ($15 Additional):

  • Pickles & Capers
  • Wasabi & Ginger
  • Sesame & Carrot
  • Ham, Cheese, & Cloves
  • Indian Spiced Chicken
  • Caviar

Mini Pot Pies ($24 Additional per dozen):

  • Chicken & Broccoli
  • Asparagus & Gruyere
  • Turkey & Cranberry
  • Lobster, Dill, & Havarti
  • Scallop & Bacon
  • Gluten Free Shell Options

Teas

  • English & Irish Breakfast
  • Earl Grey
  • Chamomile
  • Moroccan Mint
  • Turmeric & Ginger
  • Chinese Green
  • Oolong
  • Russian Black
  • Decaf Black or Green
  • Blackberry
  • Japanese
  • Flowering Chinese Teas (Additional Charge)
  • Iced Tea Flavors of the Day

Add a Pot (Priced Individually):

  • Mint Julep
  • Sloe Gin Fizz
  • Hot Toddy
  • Earl Grey Tea with Bourbon
  • Chinese Gunpowder Tea with Scotch 
  • Chai Tea with Irish Cream
  • Black Tea with Bamba Rum
  • Mint Tea infuced with Traverse City Cherry Whiskey
  • Pimm’s Cup

Hot & Iced Coffee Available